Born Adjei-Frimpong Yaw, Yaw Palmer is an emerging Afro-fusion artist hailing from the vibrant city of Kumasi, Ghana. With a diverse musical palette encompassing Afro-Beats, Afro-Pop, Afro-Highlife, and R&B, Yaw Palmer brings a fresh and captivating sound to the global music scene.
From a young age, Yaw Palmer’s life has been intertwined with music. He began singing in the church as a child, laying the foundation for his unwavering passion for the art form. His musical journey commenced with writing songs and performing renditions of tracks by various artists.
Yaw Palmer’s musical style is a tribute to the artists who have left an indelible mark on his musical journey. His parents’ eclectic music choices during his upbringing have also contributed to his unique sound, which is deeply rooted in the pure, authentic African essence.
Yaw Palmer’s musical journey is marked by constant growth and evolution. His unique sound has garnered the attention of both industry insiders and music enthusiasts alike, particularly since he signed with a record label.
In addition to his studio work, Yaw Palmer has graced various stages, including notable performances at venues such as KFC Asokwa, Whispers Hotel in Santasi, Los Barbados Bar at KNUST, and Republic Hall at KNUST. His live performances are known for their energy and engaging connection with audiences.
Yaw Palmer has introduced his distinctive sound through singles such as “About It” and “Whine.” He has also collaborated with fellow artists, including a feature on the track “Again” with KOFI SAB.
In 2020, Yaw Palmer received a nomination in the Limelight Discovery of Ashanti category at the Ashanti Music Awards, a testament to his rising influence in the music scene.